News file for: Indian Institute of Technology Mumbai
The QS University Rankings: Asia 2013 rankings was released this week by Quacquarelli Symonds.
With the exception of a handful of universities, institutes, and research centers, India’s higher education institutions are of poor quality, writes Dr. Pushkar.
Twelve days after the government gave its approval for an Indian mission to Mars, India for the first time celebrated its 65th independence day from space.
India’s mission to Mars received a major boost on Friday during the Union Budget announcement, with the budgetary allocation rocketing more than ten-fold to Rs. 125 crores (US$24.9 million).
The Indian chapter of the Mars Society was launched today in Mumbai in collaboration with the Nehru Center and students of IIT-Mumbai.
A Indian mission to Mars is taking shape with space scientists proposing 10 experiments, mostly related to the study of the Red Planet’s atmosphere.
In two latest developments, IIT Mumbai and the India Section of the American Nuclear Society started an academic collaboration, and the US reaffirmed ties with India at the Nuclear Energy Safety Summit in Mumbai.
The latest results of the Webometrics Web Ranking of World Universities released on July 29, 2011 ranked National Taiwan University as number one in Asia for its web presence.
Scientists at the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC) have discovered the anti-matter partner of the helium nucleus: antihelium-4.